Report: La Liga regular season matches in U.S. not a done deal
That announcement from La Liga and Relevant Sports regarding league games coming to the United States?
Despite every reason to trust the league as a major authority on the matter, that’s a bit premature.
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Yahoo Sports’ Doug McIntyre says that the Spanish players union has yet to agree to such a move, and that it’s unclear whether La Liga’s clubs are all on board.
In fact, there’s a laundry list of parties -- including MLS commissioner Don Garber and the United States Soccer Federation -- who could get in the way of it. From Yahoo:
Money sure talks, and certainly CONCACAF, MLS, and the USSF might be moved by it, but the more you read into it, the longer the odds.